Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £33,500 in advertised job vacancies in Torfaen during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analyst
South Wales > Torfaen
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 27 27
Rank change year-on-year +6 0 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 3.80% 3.33% 6.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.05% 3.37% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 9
Torfaen median annual salary £33,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.99% +8.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £31,550 £41,550 £32,500
90th Percentile £35,200 £44,250 £45,250
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% +10.00% +1.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Torfaen. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Torfaen
Permanent vacancies in Torfaen with a recognized job title 74 89 132
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.67% 98.89% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60 70 127
Torfaen median annual salary £36,250 £38,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.84% +13.24% -5.56%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,975 £22,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £46,250
South Wales median annual salary £39,125 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +4.33% +4.17% +2.86%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

Job postings that featured Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Torfaen.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Torfaen

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Torfaen.

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Torfaen

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Torfaen region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran +5 2 £34,000 -21.84%
Pontypool - 1 £33,500 -
Business Analyst
South Wales

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Torfaen region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP